Emmanuel Egerton-Shyngle, new Commercial Director Guinness Nigeria
Leading manufacturer of alcoholic and non- alcoholic beverages, Guinness Nigeria, has announced the appointment of Emmanuel Egerton-Shyngle as its new Commercial Director.
Egerton-Shyngle will from November 1, 2016 take over from Paul Costigan who will be moving into other roles within Diageo.
Peter Ndegwa, Managing Director/CEO, Guinness Nigeria Plc said: “I am really excited to have Egerton-Shyngle in this new role as he builds upon the work that Paul has started and continues the execution of our aligned commercial strategy over the coming period. I want to really thank Paul for his immense contribution to developing our sales organisation over the past two years.”
Mr. Egerton-Shyngle joined Guinness Nigeria one year ago and during his time, he has played a key role in increasing sales performance across board.
Prior to joining Guinness Nigeria Plc, Egerton-Shyngle was the Sales Director at Cadbury Nigeria, General Manager at Fidson Products Plc. He had worked overseas as a branch manager in retail banking, and had built a career of over 23 years at Consolidated Breweries and Nigerian Breweries Plc.
Paul will play a key role in supporting Egerton-Shyngle during the handover to ensure a smooth transition.